2022 Mothers Day days out and experiences in Hampshire

February 16, 2022

Mother's Day days out in Hampshire

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and the attractions in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight have lots planned for you to treat mum, or the mother figure in your life, this Mother’s Day. There are lots of Mothers day experiences and opportunities to enjoy days out and see the beautiful scenery and spring flowerings at the attractions. Keep reading for some top inspiration on how to show your mum how much she means to you!

Explore and adventure

Mum goes free this Mother’s Day! Cycle through The New Forest and rent bikes from Cyclexperience, in the heart of the forest, where you will be equipped with everything to enjoy a wonderful outdoor adventure. There are plenty of routes to choose from, which include at least one pub so you can keep refreshed! 

See the spring flowers; Magnolias, Camellias, and Japanese flowering cherries Sir Harold Hillier Garden, and treat that special lady in your with luxury afternoon tea in the Garden Restaurant prepared by our in-house pastry chefs and chocolatier. In order to reserve your table call 01794 368787, gift vouchers are also available from £17.50pp. 

Plan the perfect Mother’s Day Hampshire outing this year with a trip to the UK’s No.1 Family Theme Park, Paultons Park! Enjoy over 70 rides and attractions including rides for thrill-seekers in Tornado Springs to gentler, family favourite rides in Peppa Pig World! Make memories to last forever this Mothers Day!

Treat mum to a day on the Isle of Wight this Mother’s Day. Sailing away from the mainland for a day will give her a real break – enjoy the countryside or coastal walks, spotting springtime flowers and a delicious roast dinner at a cosy pub or afternoon tea at a quirky café. Wightlink can get you there!

Days out for the animal lovers
Marwell Zoo
Marwell Zoo

Marwell Zoo is the perfect place to spoil her this Mother’s Day. Enjoy quality time as you walk around the lush 140-acre park while spotting hundreds of amazing and endangered animals! Keep an eye out for new additions and make sure to pay a visit to Marwell’s own animal mothers.

Celebrate the animal-loving mum in your life this Mother’s Day with a trip to Staunton Farm – she won’t just enjoy feeding the animals, she’ll love the Glasshouse and Gardens too! You can even treat her to cake and coffee at the Farmhouse Café afterward.

Get your brains ticking

New Forest Activities have a special treat for the Mother figure in your life this Mother’s Day, with their picturesque paddle on the Beaulieu River. Spot the different wildlife species, whilst she sits back and relaxes with a glass of bubbly. 

All mothers want to spend time with their loved ones on Mother’s Day. Perhaps going for a walk or doing a puzzle together. Going on a Text Quest is a great way to do both. Your Mum will love it!

Get creative at Butser Ancient Farm and make a special Mother’s Day gift on a unique workshop. Design and create your own all natural bath bombs or decorate a flower pot and plant it with wildflowers, all in the beautiful setting of their ancient buildings (both Saturday 26th March).  

Sit back & Relax

MAST Mayflower Studios has a whole host of treats for this Mother’s Day. For an early treat, why not come along to the fantastic musical The Rise & Fall Of Little Voice? If drama is your mother’s cup of tea, why not treat her to Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde? 

BEEFY'S at The Ageas bowl
BEEFY’S at The Ageas Bowl

Pamper mum this Mother’s Day with BEEFY’S and the eforea spa! Treat her to a 30-minute Biotec speed-spa facial, a 30-minute manicure, and a glass of fizz at eforea spa! Enjoy 3-course Sunday Lunch in BEEFY’S Restaurant. Mum even gets a special gift! 

Bring mum to Milestones to enjoy a traditional afternoon tea in the vintage tea tent while the band plays on the bandstand on Sunday afternoon. Buy a ration book to exchange for either 2oz sweets in the sweet shop or a glass of Prosecco!

Treat your Mum at the Watercress Line this Mother’s Day! Enjoy a delicious three-course lunch or cream tea as you travel by steam train, watching the picturesque Hampshire countryside. Tables for 2 or 4 are available now.

Enjoy a day for all generations at Gilbert White’s House & Gardens. Why not have a wander around the beautiful spring gardens, afternoon tea, or explore the house and gift shop!

If this blog has given you some ideas for Mother’s Day days out in Hampshire, be sure to check out our blogs, itineraries, and vouchers so that you have everything you need to enjoy some amazing days out! Don’t miss anything and be sure to hear about all our news and events first by following our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and be sure to keep an eye out on our page because we are always running giveaways!